Oct 5, 2012 2:30am PDT
, the red sox are looking at blue jays manager john farrell as valentine's successor. he served as the pitching coach from 2006 to 2010. >>> coming up at the top of the hour, a day after his lackluster debate performance, president obama holds a rock star rally for 30,000 fans in wisconsin. this as mitt romney tries to turn a single night's work into a turning point in the election. we'll discuss it all. >>> when we come back here, we'll huddle around the water cooler to watch stephen colbert celebrate mitt romney's debate win with a big old studio rave. "way too early" coming right back. [ female announcer ] ready for a taste of what's hot? check out the latest collection of snacks from lean cuisine. creamy spinach artichoke dip, crispy garlic chicken spring rolls. they're this season's must-have accessory. lean cuisine. be culinary chic. >>> we told you the top of the show that the fight over tax plans has become a central issue in the presidential campaign in part because of the looming fiscal cliff that faces the country at the end of this year. that includes an expiration o
Oct 4, 2012 2:35am EDT
jiggle that handle. >> reporter: jonathan karl, abc news. >> the strategery. >> oh, that was will farrell doing bush. dana carvey doing the first push. tina fey, went through the roof after sarah palin. so many memorable moments. and there -- look at that. >> can i call you ron? >> ha-ha. >> well done. i like that. more from abc coming up next. god bless america. >> announcer: this is abc's "world news now," informing insomniacs for two decades.
Oct 4, 2012 1:40am PDT
. >> you got to jiggle it. >> oh. the strategiry. >> oh, that was will farrell doing bush. dana carvey doing the first push. tina fey, went through the roof after sarah palin. so many memorable moments. and there -- >>> this morning on "world news now" -- a spin cycle. both sides go into full post-debate spin mode after the first presidential face-off. >> jobs, health care and the economy taking center stage in denver. it is thursday, october 4th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now." >>> good thursday morning, everybody. i'm rob nelson. >> give us a second. >> yeah. the large pizza. >> okay. i am paula faris. we'll go live to denver in a moment to see how analysts and voters are scoring the debate. >>> also ahead, back in business, american airlines says its fleet of 757s is good to go after being checked for the loose seat problem that caused trouble on three flights. >> good to know. also progress on the dispute with the labor union as well. hopefully progress there. >>> also later in this half hour, a bumper crop on chicago's south side. two football field's worth
Oct 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> tony, questions whether he should been to. >> will farrell, i wasn't sure. making people laugh, i wasn't sure right there. >> he's got that curly head of air. >> all right. good. >>> i'm happy about it. >> i'm happy, i'm fine with all of of it. >> it's going to be cool for the next hour too. now the sun's out, we're in for a nice warm-up. highs in the low 70s, few degrees warmer than yesterday. >> i like it it. >> you're going to love the next couple of days, 49 in washington, 37 gathersburg. it's a little bit milder out to the west, chicago 51, that's indicating camps in the 50s with the green there. those will slip in later tonight. the trend will be to warm up the atmosphere in he next couple days. eventually topping out with temperatures near 80 by wednesday. so something to look forward to. quiet weather pattern, high pressure's going to keep things on the sunny side here for the next several days, and in fact, i don't think our next chance arrives until next weekend. we have several quiet days on top here as we're going to be featuring some, you know, great october weather here.
Oct 14, 2012 7:00am PDT
on east bay shore road and continue on to jack farrell park . >> what do you want? >> peace. >> small group in oakland is trying to make an impact in that city. they gathered for a march yesterday. they want to put an end to violence. drugs and other crimes. >> more than once or twice a day, they are shooting. >> that is like real crazy. >> i lost a friend the other day. >> i am in the program. i want to see change in myself. >> the launch of the anti violence campaign will continue with rallies and vigils throughout the week. >> new this morning. trying to figure out why a navy submarine collided with each other doing routine operations. it happened somewhere off the east coast. no one was hurt and the vessels are being evaluated for damage. >>> the coast guard plans to launch an under water robot to locate the source of the oil sheen in the gulf of mexico. it is near the rig explosion and spill in 2010. bp said it is likely coming from a pipe that once connected the rig to the well. in addition to the robots. they will you'll satellite information. they are going to cover the cost o
Oct 24, 2012 3:00am PDT
for the tigers. >> stat geek. >> to boston, yesterday john farrell spent the last two seasons as blue jays' manager, and he took that same job with the red sox yesterday. he'll be the manager in fenway agreeing to a three-year deal to become the 46th manager in red sox history. but it was boston's former manager, bobby v., bobby valentine, who found himself back in the headlines last night. in an interview with bob costas on the nbc sports network, valentine used his first public comments since the day he was fired to call out david ortiz who valentine says chose to miss playing time not because of an injury but because he knew the team was out of playoff contention. >> david ortiz came back after, you know, spending six weeks on a disabled list, we thought it was going to be only a week, and he got two hits the first two times up, drove in a couple runs. we were off to the races. and then he realized that, you know, this trade meant that we're not going to run this race. we're not even going to finish the race properly. and he decided no the to play anymore. and i think at that time, you